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Series / Dear John

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Dear John.... is a 1980s British sitcom written by John Sullivan (of Only Fools and Horses fame) and starring Ralph Bates as divorcee John Lacey, who was recovering from his ex-wife leaving him for his best friend. Much of the comedy centred around his friendships with the members of the '1-2-1 Club', a group for divorced and separated people.

Remade for American television with Judd Hirsch as Dear John...note , which ran on NBC from 1988 to 1992.

Came sixty-fourth in Britain's Best Sitcom.

Not to be confused with the 2010 American movie.

For the trope about ending a relationship with letter, see "Dear John" Letter.

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